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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:14 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 23:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 22' South, Longitude: 158° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.56 meters/second, 1528.4 km/hour, 949.7 miles/hour or 825.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.8"15.83 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 minorth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 22' 55.5"949.57 miwest0° 06' 05.2"6.98 minorth949.85 mi
24 hours14° 34' 22.2"962.15 mieast2° 58' 54.7"205.05 minorth990.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaWed 1:04 PM450 km280 miles243 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PapeeteWed 1:04 PM942 km585 miles509 nmEast E
AlofiWed 12:04 PM1229 km763 miles663 nmWest W
Apia *Thu 1:04 PM1483 km921 miles801 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoThu 12:04 PM1644 km1022 miles888 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaThu 12:04 PM1810 km1125 miles977 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiThu 1:04 PM2131 km1324 miles1151 nmNorth N
Suva *Thu 12:04 PM2454 km1525 miles1325 nmWest W
FunafutiThu 11:04 AM2612 km1623 miles1411 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandWed 11:04 AM2773 km1723 miles1497 nmNorthwest NW
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